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Apollo Hospitals in pact with US firm to launch healthcare drones

IBEF:  September 20, 2019

To launch Drone healthcare delivery solution, which will explore leverage drone technology to deliver emergency aids and organs, Apollo Hospitals Group has tied up with US-based Zipline, said by Dr. Sangita Reddy, Joint Managing Director.

Concept of launching healthcare drone was introduced by the Apollo Hospitals and Zipline at an international conference which was organised in Hyderabad, where the state secretary of Telangana for industries, Mr. Jayesh Ranjan, Dr. Sangita Reddy and top executives of Zipline were present at the event. The idea of using drone in medical care has been under planning phase for the last couple of years.

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